The Do’s and Don’ts of Job Searching on LinkedIn

The Do's and Don'ts of Job Searching on LinkedIn
Yes, LinkedIn can be the solution to your job searching woes, but wait right there. You need to get your profile up to snuff and put a game plan in place before you begin your LinkedIn job hunting campaign. Here’s your guide for the right way to update or create your profile, build your network ...

Digitize Your Work Experience and Get Hired

Digitize Your Work Experience and Get Hired
Whether you’re gearing up for your post-graduation job hunt or looking for a summer job before starting your next year, there’s a lot to remember as a student or recent grad looking for employment! To beat the competition and maximize your chances of landing your dream job, put the power of the Internet behind your ...

How to maintain a connection after a networking event

How to maintain a connection after a networking event
You shook hands, bonded over interesting conversations and jotted down a few numbers at a recent networking event. How do you stay relevant to these individuals and leave a lasting impression after your networking event is over? It requires a diligent effort on your part to maintain these connections. Here’s a checklist to keep you ...

Getting hired in a digital world

Getting hired in a digital world
Text Version Available Below Text Version Below As we become more globally connected the world of recruitment is becoming vastly different. Your first impression is no longer made in the interview but on the internet. Today’s blog from the Brighton School of Business & Management examines the realm of online recruitment and examine how it ...

The five deadliest resume mistakes (& how to fix them)

The five deadliest resume mistakes (& how to fix them)
“The biggest problem most job-seekers run into is that the rules for job search have changed dramatically in the past half-decade. People looking for jobs, whether they’re working or not, don’t know how to proceed. It used to be easy to get a new job. These days the process is a million times more complicated, ...

Social Resume: How job seekers and employers are connecting online

Social Resume: How job seekers and employers are connecting online
Text version available below Text Version How job seekers and employers are connecting online Social Resume 1 in 6 job seekers credit social media with landing their current job. A social resume is your online presence. Ideally, it should present you to the professional world as a well-qualified job candidate. What should it do? Give ...

The 25 hottest skills that got people hired in 2013

The 25 hottest skills that got people hired in 2013
If you’re struggling to find a job or looking for a career shift, it’s good to know what the job market is looking for. LinkedIn’s Research Consultant Sohan Murthy has compiled a list of the 25 hottest skills that got people hired in 2013, based on the skills and employment history of 259 million LinkedIn ...